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Miles Brignall / Guardian:
UK ISP TalkTalk suffers massive data breach, subscribers' information used in scams   —  Fraud threat to millions of TalkTalk customers  —  Major breach of data leaves one customer £2,800 out of pocket as TalkTalk and his bank, Santander, refuse to compensate him
Feb 27, 2015, 7:05 AMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
Facebook is violating European consumer protection law despite January privacy policy update, according to Belgian privacy commission study   —  Facebook's privacy policy breaches European law, report finds  —  Belgian privacy commission study concludes company's use of user data violates privacy …
Feb 23, 2015, 11:30 AMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
Apple enables two-step authentication for iMessages and FaceTime   —  Additional login step brings extra layer of protection against hackers for Apple's messaging and video chat, but more can be can be done say experts  —  Apple is finally enabling two-step authentication to help protect users …
Feb 12, 2015, 4:00 PMIn context
Samuel Gibbs / Guardian:
French government can now block sites that advocate terrorism or contain images of child abuse without a court order; ISPs must comply within 24 hours   —  French law blocking terrorist and child abuse sites comes into effect  —  Law that allows blockade of offending sites without …
Feb 9, 2015, 10:00 PMIn context
Alex Hern / Guardian:
Samsung rejects TV privacy concerns: we do “not retain voice data or sell it to third parties”   —  Samsung rejects concern over ‘Orwellian’ privacy policy  —  Smart TV voice recognition software could transmit ‘personal or other sensitive information’ to a third party, Samsung's policy warns
Feb 9, 2015, 8:10 PMIn context
Owen Bowcott / Guardian:
UK court rules GCHQ mass internet surveillance was unlawful, breached human rights law   —  GCHQ mass internet surveillance was unlawful, rules court  —  Access to intercepted information obtained by the NSA breached human rights laws, according to the Investigative Powers Tribunal
Feb 6, 2015, 6:15 AMIn context
Spencer Ackerman / Guardian:
Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board calls out Obama administration for failing to implement its recommendation to halt the NSA's phone records program   —  Obama must finally end NSA phone record collection, says privacy board  —  White House could take action ‘at any time’ …
Jan 30, 2015, 2:25 PMIn context
Guardian:
WikiLeaks demands answers after being notified that Google handed over three staffers' emails to the US government in 2012   —  WikiLeaks demands answers after Google hands staff emails to US government  — Search giant gave FBI emails and digital data belonging to three staffers
Jan 25, 2015, 10:05 PMIn context
Patrick Wintour / Guardian:
UK's House of Lords plans to debate revised “snooper's charter” surveillance bill Monday   —  'Snooper's charter': four Lords in bid to pass changed version before election  —  Cross-party group's last-minute amendments spark concern over scope of access to data intelligence agencies would get
Jan 24, 2015, 6:40 AMIn context
Stuart Dredge / Guardian:
Apple acquires UK startup Semetric, which runs music analytics service Musicmetric, for a reported price of up to $50M   —  Apple buys the British startup behind music analytics service Musicmetric  —  Company helps record labels track digital sales, streams and social stats, and could become part of Beats Music relaunch
Jan 21, 2015, 4:05 AMIn context

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